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Photocentric resin on Elegoo Mars (including flexible)

After using my Elegoo Mars for the past several months I have been really impressed with some of the models I have printed, including some lovely prints for clients, however, one section of the workflow that I think requires additional work is the post processing. Using moderately expensive IPA to wash parts is not really ideal, it's flammability prevents it's use in ultrasonic cleaners and if you attempt to use water and traditional ultrasonic cleaning additives to clean conventional resin it leaves you with a strange gooey sort of consistency on the surface of the models.

With that in mind I recently decided to try and use water washable resin with my Elegoo Mars, I was originally going to procure some Elegoo brand water washable resin, however it was sold out before I got my hands on some and I was told it would be over a month before a restock. After doing some additional research I discovered a company based in the UK called Photocentric. They produce a large range of UV…

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